Signs and Symptoms
Sensations of Irregular Heartbeat
Signs and symptoms of palpitations include feelings of:
- Skipped heartbeats
- Fluttering heartbeats
- Fast heartbeats
- Fullness in the chest
These symptoms may occur whether you are active or resting as well, and whether you are standing, sitting or lying down.
When to Seek Medical Attention
Prolonged episodes may be associated with:
- Chest pain
- Shortness of breath
These symptoms should cause you to seek medical attention.